Sam Elliott: My new film 'The Hero' was written just for me

/ Source: TODAY

He’s been in nearly 100 films and TV shows, but “I’ve never had anybody write a screenplay for me,” actor Sam Elliott tells Kathie Lee and Hoda – until his latest film, “The Hero,” in which he plays an aging Western actor forced to reflect on his career. Hoda is a bit starstruck: “Doesn’t he have great hair?” she asks Kathie Lee.